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ESL & Newcomer Programs

Icon of the event English Conversation Circle
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Practice your conversation skills, make new friends, and learn about the library. You must be at least 18 years of age and have landed immigrant or Convention Refugee status to join. This program is co-sponsored by North York...


Upcoming Dates:
Wed Jul 08
Wed Jul 15
Wed Jul 22
Wed Jul 29
Wed Aug 05
Icon of the event ESL Beginner Class
9:00 am - 3:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

Learn to speak English in these classes. You will learn English conversation, grammar and writing. You will learn about Canadian culture. You must be at least 18 years old and a resident of Toronto to join. Bring YMCA asse...


Upcoming Dates:
Mon Jul 06
Tue Jul 07
Wed Jul 08
Thu Jul 09
Fri Jul 10
Icon of the event Old Age Security Workshop in Mandarin
Wed May 27, 2015 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Agincourt

This workshop will help you find out what Old Age Security (OAS) is, who is qualified to apply for these senior benefits, how to apply, how to calculate them and related questions and answers. To register please call Wen at 6...

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Tue May 26, 2015 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Cedarbrae

Celebrating Immigrant Employment Week, an employment specialist from East Scarborough Storefront will talk about: general resume guidelines, including do's and don't's; common errors; job search strategies and different style...

Icon of the event TOEFL Preparation Class
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

This class helps you prepare for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for university admission. You must be at least 18 years old and a resident of Toronto to join. Bring YMCA assessment and referral, identificat...


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 26
Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Test Preparation
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
North York Central Library

A representative from Toronto District School Board discusses what it means to be a citizen, what to expect from the test, and how to prepare using the Discover Canada study guide. You must bring your Permanent Resident card....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue May 26
Icon of the event Pronounce with Power
Mon May 25, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Agincourt

This accent reduction workshop is designed for newcomers, ESL students and anyone who wants to improve their English enunciation and pronunciation. The workshop will cover topics such as:...

Icon of the event Old Age Security & Canada Pension Plan
Mon May 04, 2015 | 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Cedarbrae

A free workshop for newcomers age 55 and above in partnership with Service Canada and Catholic Crosscultural Services....

Icon of the event Newcomer Women's Support Group
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm on recurring dates listed below
Agincourt

Newcomer women are invited to share and learn about one another's experiences in a welcoming environment. Participants will gain knowledge and discuss important issues relevant to newcomer women. For more information please c...


Upcoming Dates:
Sat May 02
Sat May 16
Sat May 30
Icon of the event Canadian Citizenship Preparation Sessions
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Cedarbrae

Complete sessions only in six days on Tuesdays, April 28th, May 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th & June 2nd from 5pm to 6:30pm....


Upcoming Dates:
Tue Apr 28
Tue May 05
Tue May 12
Tue May 19
Tue May 26